Tuition, Scholarships, and Assistance

Announcing new scholarship opportunities

As a school dedicated to the formation of well-rounded young men, we are thrilled to announce a new scholarship program recognizing students who demonstrate strong character and achievement, as well as students with strong academic accomplishments.

2021-2022 Tuition and Fees
Tuition $18,595
Tablet Lease-to-Own Annual Fee $675
Locker Fee $15
Spartan Association Fee $20

Additional grade level fees for class retreats and activities are $125 for freshmen, $150 for sophomores, $150 for juniors, $350 for seniors.

Spartan Scholar Award

  • for students excelling academically 

  • $500-$5,000 annually

Spirit and Leadership Award

  • for students engaged in their schools and communities
  • $500-$3,000 annually


Tuition Assistance

  • Need-Based Work Grant
  • Deadline for new students: January 15, 2021
  • Deadline for returning students: February 15, 2021

FACTS Management
Online Application


External Assistance

Many families also find support from parish scholarships, flexible payment options, and these resources listed here:

MOST 529 Tax Savings Payment Option

Beyond Sunday Scholarship


Affording Private High School: How and Why

I wasn't sure if I could afford De Smet Jesuit as a single parent financing it totally on my own, but thanks to the amazing people at De Smet, tuition assistance, a flexible payment plan, and a home equity line of credit, what initially seemed to be out of my reach became a reality. In truth, I couldn’t afford not to send my son to De Smet. Beth, mom to a Spartan, Class of 2019

  • $25.8
  • million

scholarship money awarded to the Class of 2020

  • 76%
  • 2020 graduates

who received at least 1 scholarship offer

  • $1.9M
  • annually awarded in tuition assistance to

26% of our families

  • 130
  • college credit hours

offered to students

  • 98%
  • Graduates

go on to college or military academies


Meet Our Admissions Team

Timothy Sullivan

Timothy Sullivan

Admissions Director
BS, Maryville University
Maria Lang

Maria Lang

Assistant Director of Admissions
BA, Education, University of Missouri - St. Louis
BA, Spanish, University of Missouri - St. Louis
Becky Lane

Becky Lane

Director of Special Events
BSOT, Occupational Therapy, University of Kansas
CPR/AED Certified, Mercy Hospital
Lisa Mosquera

Lisa Mosquera

Admissions Counselor
BS-Paralegal, Paralegal, Minnesota State University
Brenda Reinsfelder

Brenda Reinsfelder

Financial Services Coordinator
BA, Accounting, Lindenwood University

We acknowledge the sacrifices families make when they invest in private school. We take our stewardship seriously and encourage families to apply for tuition assistance and our scholarships. Please note: Tuition may be subject to change and does not include cost of books, lunch, or PE uniforms. Tuition for future academic years is released each spring. Grade level fees for class retreats and activities range from $125 for freshmen to $350 for seniors.